In preparation for the upcoming Spring weather, New Balance has delivered us a new CM1600 runner. Put together in a light maroon colourway, the uppers feature a suede build with contrasting grey features, additional elements include black suede on the heel and a white midsole. This 1600 includes New Balance’s “Abzorb” cushioning on the heel for added comfort.
More additions to the shop this week are the C&L pack from Vans Classics. The shoes show a combination of heavy 10oz canvas and genuine leather, the addition of fine brown leather detailing is utilized on the tongue and at the heel. These Era 59 C&L’s use a print interior lining.
“Icons” is the 1st single off of my upcoming Medicine Filled Candy & it is your medicine. The 2nd single, “Bad To The Bone”, was supposed to be dropping Feb 18th, but it’s not being pushed back a week or two. “Bad To The Bone” will be some candy for you.
Sinatti Pop is the next hot artist/producer to come out of the Philadelphia area. With his amazing flow and divine ear for quality music Sinatti Pop is definitely a force to be reckoned with. Sinatti Pop’s style has often been compared to a cross between the bouncy quick flow of Ludacris with the unique writing techniques reminiscent of a young Jay-Z. The remarkable gift of never having to put pen to paper, but instead writing in one’s own head is a trait the Pottstown, Pennsylvania native and Brooklyn industry titan share.
Dancehall and Reggae star Christopher Martin is set to debut his new video “Mi Friend Dem” today. The video directed by Ruption RD Studios features cameos by the fastest man in the world “Usain Bolt”, Dancehall artist “Konshens” and Jamaican Olympic athlete “Jermaine Gonzalez”, legendary producer Suku of “Ward 21″, Radio DJ and producer “ZJ Liquid”, top radio DJ and fan favorite “ZJ Sparks”.
West Coast Rapper, Anterluz (California) teams up with talented Singer Jhyve and producer SOUL (Toronto, Canada) and adds some flavory for the Remix to their hot new record ‘So High”. This is Anterluz’s second offering from his Flavory Friday weekly music series. Going out tonight? Staying home and bringing the fun there? Either way, you can’t help but vibe to this record. Press play, and get familiar with the new heights you can go to.
Benzi & Mike Posner unleash their super sexy new mix made exclusively for Diplo’s BBC Radio show “Diplo & Friends” and that aired this past weekend. This hour long journey into new & classic jams features artists like Justin Timberlake, SWV, R-Kelly, and INOJ getting reworked and remixed in the normal Benzi fashion! In addition there’s world premiere’s of a few “Girl Trapz” bangers and a preview of a new Mike Posner & Diplo jam!
Tha Alumni Music Group’s DJ Tech teams up with Denver artist Myke Charles for his second mixtape, “Flight Plan.” This highly anticipated project features original music and remixes, with appearances from Emilio Rojas, The ReMINDers, Romeo Cash, FL of The Foodchain, and production from Kajmir Royale and more.
The footage for the “Bounce” video was filmed after their European tour in 2011, while visiting a friend from Vancouver who worked on an organic farm, an hour outside of Siena (Italy). This dream-like place is called Spannochia (http://www.spannocchia.org/) and supports a local farming community plus hosts coveted residencies for sustainable foodie types. “For three days we bathed in perfect weather, incredible food, and played an acoustic set in a castle called “Castiglione che Solo Dio Conosce” which translates to “The Castle Only God Knows About” where apparently Dante’s Inferno was set. It was easily one of the most blissful tour stops of our lives,” says Van Breemen. The video was shot by Clemens Purner and Jeff Petry.
With the shift in what defines electronic music in the United States, alongside the understanding that deejays do more then just “press play”, ENFERNO stands apart from the rest with his live remixes and signature sound that has been picking up serious heat globally. His new release, a remix of 2 Chainz’ “I’m Different”, puts an unexpected NOLA Bounce twist on the Hip-Hop club anthem. As a bonus for the remix, which premiered this past weekend on BBC Radio 1′s Diplo & Friends, ENFERNO is also dropping a video of his live remix version showcasing his abilities as a former DMC turntable champion.